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I am still receiving inquiries about our Augusta Metcalfe Memorial Art Competition for 2019. There is not much time left for entries. The deadline for the art to be in is Thursday, October 24. The judging will begin shortly...

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Continuing with the “Forgotten tales of the Antelope Hills,” there were several pages telling the story of a young man named Ramon and how the lost treasure of the Antelope Hills came to be. I will in some points not go into all...

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It is time once again for The Augusta Metcalfe Memorial Art Competition 2019. Art Instructors classes of all schools and anyone interested in entering this competition are welcome. Two grade categories are: Jr. High(5-7) High...

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My Mother, Margie Martin, passed away on Saturday September 14. While my sister and I were going through some of her books in her care center room, we found several that are written about Western Oklahoma history. One such book...

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Mary Hendrickson and Gabriel Cavazos were married here at the Metcalfe Arts and Events Center on Saturday afternoon. What a great wedding it was! We enjoyed preparing for this event and even though the sun was showing bright, no...

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Obviously, the article that appeared in last week’s column was not the one I intended to send. It was actually one that I wrote in fall 2017. How it ended up in press I will never know. If you deal with a computer at all you...

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We are having beautiful fall days and the signs are all around us. The leaves are starting to turn and sometimes the strongest wind causes them to fall. Most days this week have been very mild. One of my favorite things is the...

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Metcalfe Museum received a gift of donation this last week from Norma Carrol of Amarillo, Texas. There were four 8 x 10 prints equally framed and ready to hang. I had never seen Augusta’s prints done in that size. When I talked...

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Dana Day came last Wednesday, and we finished the securing the art camp paintings to the backing. Dana and Roger came up with the ideas for getting it ready to hang and they did most of the work. We have left it to dry for a...

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It is busy here today. Roger and I came down early to work on our new art exhibit. I know it is the middle of the summer season, but our reasoning is good. We were able to go to Sam Sidders studio yesterday and pick up paintings...

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I was going through some of the artifacts Sarah is working on to number and noticed a WESTERN FIELD catalogue published in San Francisco, California dated December 1907. The book consists of stories and events taking place...

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There is a lot going on here at the Metcalfe Museum. Many repairs are being made and as much work as possible is being done inside while the temperature continues to register around 100 degrees. You need to login to view the...

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